Current Mass & Funeral Schedule

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Current Mass & Funeral Schedule

 

 

Mass Times

Mass Schedule

Weekend Liturgies:
Saturday Vigil (English): 5:30pm
Saturday Vigil (Spanish): 7:00pm
Sunday Liturgies: 7:30am, 9:00am, 10:30am & 12:15pm

Weekday Liturgies:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday - 8 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. Daily Mass
Wednesday 8 a.m. and 10 a.m.
Saturday - 8 a.m. Daily Mass

Feast of the Immaculate Conception - Holy Day of Obligation
December 7 - 6 p.m. Vigil
December 8 - 8 a.m.

Christmas Eve - December 24
4 p.m., 6 p.m., 8 p.m. (Spanish), and 10 p.m.

Christmas Day - December 25
9 a.m. and 11 a.m.

Solemnity of Mary, Holy Mother of God - Holy Day of Obligation
6 p.m. - December 31st
8 a.m. & 12:15 p.m. - January 1st

Confessions:
Monday - Friday: 20 minutes before Daily Masses
Saturday: 4:15-5:15pm or by appointment with one of the priests.

Office Hours

Church Office Hours:
7:30am - 4:00pm (Mon. - Fri.)

Parish Office Closed - December 24 - January 1, 2019

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Saint of the Day

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Catholic News Service

Algerian martyrs bear witness to dialogue, peace, pope says

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In a message read Dec. 8 at the beatification Mass for the six women religious and 13 clerics, Pope Francis said it was a time for Catholics in Algeria and around the world to celebrate the martyrs' commitment to peace, but it was also a time to remember the sacrifices made by all Algerians during the bloody war.

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Surprise! Pope makes several impromptu visits

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Marking feast day, pope asks Mary's care of families seeking refuge

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The pope concluded his public celebration of the feast of the Immaculate Conception, Dec. 8, by making the traditional papal visit to a statue of Mary erected in Rome's historic center to honor Catholic teaching that Mary was conceived without sin.

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